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February Half Term Activities – 2024

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February Half Term Activities – 2024

February half term is upon us! Hopefully this page will provide some ideas for you and your family to enjoy some time together. At the bottom of the page are some ‘Special Events‘ on over half term and more information can be found by clicking on the event or by visiting our Special Event page.

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Free Stuff:

Head to a play area – visit your old favourites or explore somewhere new using our Play Area page.

Visit a beach – it might be cold but pop on a coat and grab a bucket and spade. Can’t beat it!

Walk through a glen/plantation – There are plenty to choose from, we love Glen Helen, Groudle and South Barrule

Manx Museum – It’s a classic but if you’ve not been for a while, there’ll probably be something new to see. Free entry for all – Open everyday 9:30am – 4:30pm

House of Manannan – Our two are both petrified of the ‘dark bit’ but always enjoy driving a ferry! Free entry for kids – Open everyday 9:30am – 4:30pm

Family Library – It’s warm and free. Drop in and grab a book or play a game! Open most days from 10am (check their Facebook page for more info)

Stuff under £5 per person:

Swimming! – Get down to the pool and enjoy a splash around. The NSC in Douglas has the infamous slides which are always a winner and great ‘play’ areas for children of all ages. NSC: Adults £4.95 / 8-17 £3.45 / 4-7 £2.45 / Under 4 Free – Pool sessions everyday 12:30pm & 2:30pm | Western Swimming Pool, Northern Swimming Pool and Southern Swimming Pool are all open too!

Bus adventure – Why not hop on a bus and have an adventure somewhere new! Every fee paying adult can travel with two children under 5 for free.

Stuff over £5 per person:

Kids eat free deals! Most require at least a full adult meal to be paid for:

Matrix Arena – If you’ve got some gamers in the family, The Matrix Arena hosts a variety of fun multi-player and single player games for all ages! 1 hour Virtual Reality £25, 1 hour gaming £10 | Open from 12pm most days

The Shred House – The Islands only indoor skatepark! There are various sessions throughout the week but check out their Facebook page for more information. Mini-Shredders (u10s) £6 / Open Sessions £12 – see FB for times

Curraghs Wildlife Park – Head up to Ballaugh and see a whole host of animals! Open everyday during half term – 16+ £13 / 2-15 £9.50 / Under 2 Free

Energy FM Bowl – Bowling, soft play and a warm café, what else could you want? Open daily from 11am – Adults £8 / Teens £7 / Kids £6 (book online)

Manx Fun Farm – Bowling, soft play, skating, laser blast – that’s why it’s called the Fun Farm! Open everyday (except Sunday) – see their Facebook for session times and prices

Hot Rocks – Indoor climbing for those aged over 5! Open everyday from 12pm – prices from £9

‘Special Events’ this half term:

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